The Chamber of Deputies generally approved with 266 votes to favor, 127 in against and two abstentions, the harmonization of nine secondary laws with the Constitutional Article 19 to apply preventive prison unofficial for crimes of femicide, huachicoleo, robbery room and use of social programs for electoral purposes and corruption.
The lower house will also impose the same measure for crimes of sexual abuse against minors, the theft of Freight transport Y enforced disappearance, as well as crimes related to Firearms and explosives for the exclusive use of the Army.
- The preventive prison It is a precautionary measure imposed on the accused by a judge, which consists of the temporary deprivation of the right to liberty in order to ensure the integrity of victims or witnesses.
During the reservations section, the modification proposed by the deputy of Brunette, Martha Patricia Ramírez Lucero, who explained that the reform imposed informal preventive detention to a crime that does not merit it, in this case, the robo with toy guns.
Video: Deputies approve unofficial preventive detention for femicide and huachicoleo (Dailymotion)